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1 Pet 2:14
for the punishment
of those who do
1 Pet 2:14
or to governors as sent by him to bring punishment to those who do wrong, and to praise
encourage those who do right.
NASB Translator's Notes:
Literal renderings, alternate translations or explanations.
NASB Cross References:
for it is a minister of God to you for good. But if you do what is evil, be afraid; for it does not bear the sword for nothing; for it is a minister of God, an avenger who brings wrath on the one who practices evil.
For rulers are not a cause of fear for good behavior, but for evil. Do you want to have no fear of authority? Do what is good and you will have praise from the same;
Hebrew-Aramaic & Greek Dictionary:
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4160; to do good:--
do what is right(2), do good(4), do right(1), does good(1), doing what is right(1), doing right(1).
5037; if--if, whether--or:--
either...or(1), if(11), or(22), or if(1), whether(13), whether...or(6), whether...or...or(2).
1556; vengeance, vindication:--
avenging of wrong(1), justice(2), punishment(1), retribution(1), vengeance(4).
fame(1), praise(9), worthy of praise(1).
2233; a leader, governor:--
governor(14), governor's(1), governors(4).
2554; an evildoer:--
; a prim. word;
dispatch(1), put(2), send(24), sending(2), sent(50).
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